Eight post perfect 4.0 GPAs during 2014-15 academic year
Ryan places third in the 100 back while Savoy finishes in 13th, the duo nets 20 points for PSU
Relay teams place 18th and 20th in the 400 medley and 200 free relays
PSU sends at least a half dozen swimmers to the National Championships for the fifth straight year
Penn State sits in seventh place with 169 points
ACADEMIC ALL-BIG TEN (2014-15)
2014-15: Swam in seven meets for Penn State, mainly in the 100 and 200 breaststroke…Notched one gold finish on the season against Georgia Tech (10/3) in the 100 breaststroke…Achieved two NCAA “B” cut times in the 100 breaststroke, swimming a season-best 55.35 at the Georgia Fall Invite (12/6)…Swam the 200 breaststroke on five occasions and the 100 butterfly twice…Notched a personal-best 49.55 in the 100 butterfly at the Georgia Fall Invite…Also swam the 200 IM and 400 IM for the Nittany Lions…Was a member of both the 200 medley relay and the 400 medley relay team…Helped the 200 medley relay team to three victories on the season and the 400 medley relay team to one first-place finish…Earned Academic All-Big Ten honors.
HIGH SCHOOL Four year letterwinner at Collingswood High under head coach Chris Sylvester ... 2013 state champion in the 100 breaststroke, setting the state record in the finals ... 200 IM state runner up in 2013 ... Named first team All-State in 2013 ... Received second team All-State honors in 2011 and 2012 ... Received first team All-South Jersey recognition during junior and senior seasons ... Was a four year first team All-Olympic conference member ... Voted Collingswood High's team MVP and team captain during senior season ... Competed in Japan in 2011 as part of the NCSA All-America Team ... Finished eighth at the World Junior Championships in the 200 breaststroke ... Also swam for the Jersey Wahoos ... Named the 2012 National Team Swimmer of the Year while competing with the Wahoos ... Received the Nanette Harrell-Low and Free Masons Awards for his academic success.